CHAMBER MUSIC

Jaroslaw Lis

Jaroslaw Lis

Director Chamber Music, Master Teacher – Violin

Jaroslaw (Jarek) Lis received his M.A. summa cum laude from the Frederic Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, Poland.

Paul Cortese

Paul Cortese

Master Teacher – Viola

Paul Cortese graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studied with the famed violist Joseph de Pasquale.

Yaniv M. Cohen

Yaniv M. Cohen

Viola

Yaniv has performed with the Broadway Cast of Evita during their national tour, and with the National Moravian Society across Germany and the Czech Republic.

Guillaume Paolett

Guillaume Paolett

Master Teacher – Cello 

A student of Aldo Parisot and Janos Starker Guillaume is currently a faculty member of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris. He served as principal cello with the Chamber Orchestra of Paris the Bartholdy Trio.

Christine Mello

Christine Mello

Cello

Christine is a cellist and educator passionate about bringing the power and beauty of classical music to wider and more diverse audiences.

Valentina Ciardelli

Valentina Ciardelli

Master Teacher – Double Bass

A graduate of the Royal College of Music, Valentina is a faculty member with Leon’s Bosch class at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, and young artist of Talent Unlimited.

Nicolas Duchamp

Nicolas Duchamp

Master Teacher – Flute

Nicolas Duchamp is an internationally acclaimed performer and teacher, in the tradition of the Paris Conservatory French school of  flute playing.

Evan Ocheret

Evan Ocheret

Assistant Director Chamber Music & Master Teacher – Oboe

He regularly performs on the East Coast with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Opera Philadelphia, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, & The Knights Chamber Orchestra.

Nanci Belmont

Nanci Belmont

Master Teacher – Bassoon

Bassoonist Nanci Belmont, praised as “outstanding” by the New York Classical Review, is a dynamic musician enjoying a diverse career as a performer, educator, and arts advocate.

Guglielmo Pellarin

Guglielmo Pellarin

Master Teacher – Horn

A founding member of the Italian Wonderbrass Quintet and the Kalamos Wind Quintet, Guglielmo is principal horn of the Orchestra of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia.

Dimitri Fiorin

Dimitri Fiorin

Master Teacher – Percussion

Dimitri is the principal percussionist with La Fenice Orchestra in Venice and an honor graduate from Udine Conservatory. He has served on the faculties of several Italian conservatories.